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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ethan enjoys following Zeena's orders at first because ___________________________________________.
(a) They remind him of when his mother was alive and well.
(b) They free him of responsibility to his home and family.
(c) They free him to leave the house and go about his business.
(d) He cannot run the farm without her help.
2. Mattie's only skills include _______________________________________.
(a) Book-keeping and clerical work.
(b) Making candy, playing piano minimally, and reciting poetry.
(c) Making medicine, nursing others, and household chores.
(d) Making dresses and singing.
3. Ethan and Mattie talk frankly for the first time about __________________.
(a) Ethan's business.
(b) Mattie's desire to leave.
(d) Their love for each other.
4. Zeena may have become sickly because ______________________________.
(a) Ethan would not permit her to leave the farm.
(b) She refused to take medications.
(c) Ethan forced her to work outside on the farm.
(d) She became obsessed with her own symptoms.
5. Where is Ethan Frome going at the start of Chapter 1?
(a) Ethan is walking back to the farm to find his wife's cousin.
(b) Ethan is going a neighboring town to seek a doctor for his wife.
(c) Ethan is walking to the church to escort Mattie and Michael Eady back to town.
(d) Ethan is walking to the church in town to pick up his wife's cousin.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is happening at the church at midnight?
2. The Fromes take Mattie into their home because ____________________________________.
3. Which of her partners offers Mattie a ride home?
4. Mattie lives with the Fromes because ____________________________.
5. Zeena is described as an old woman, although she is ____________________________.
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